State-Mandated Health Screenings

Vision & Hearing Screenings:

Del Valle ISD screens all PK, Kindergarten, 1st, 3rd, 5th, 7th grades and all new students enrolled in our district.  

https://www.dshs.texas.gov/vhs/default.shtm

Spinal Screenings:

Del Valle ISD screens girls at age 10 and age 12 and boys at age 13.

https://dshs.texas.gov/spinal/default.shtm

Acanthosis Nigricans:

Del Valle ISD screens 1st, 3rd, 5th, and 7th grade students for skin markers associated with Type 2 Diabetes

https://rfes.utrgv.edu/Risk.htm